Cassidy Travel wins Travel Agency of the Year Award

We’re delighted to share that Cassidy Travel won Travel Agency of the Year in the annual Irish Travel Trade News travel awards last week!

Adjudicated by a panel of travel experts, and award recognises and reward excellence in product and service. A travel agency was shortlisted in each province, from which Cassidy Travel was selected as the overall all-Ireland winner. Accepting the award, John Spollen of Cassidy Travel commented:

“This recognition is first and foremost a tribute to the commitment and professionalism of our great staff. Alongside investment in products and technology, it is the expert advice and service they provide that underpins Cassidy Travel’s standing in the market.”

Cassidy Travel will help more than 100,000 Irish holidaymakers book their vacations this year. The company won the ITAA Travel Agent of the Year title for 2016 as well as winning Best Luxury Tour Operator in 2018 (for its Classic Resorts brand). Cassidy Travel was also voted Best Travel Agent in the 2018 Irish Independent Reader Travel Awards.

Sarah Slattery and Neil Steedman, Irish Travel Trade News, with the four province winners of ITTN Travel Agency of the Year Awards: Declan O’Connell, Lee Travel (Munster); Emma Hughes, Atlantic Travel (Ulster); John Spollen, Cassidy Travel (Leinster); and Maura Fahy, Fahy Travel (Connacht)

Judges’ comments: “In addition to developing nine branches and travel pods throughout Dublin, as well as a strong website and eight product brochures, Cassidy Travel has shown real innovation with its in-store self-service iPads, ‘suitcase’ mascots, Little Explorers writing programme for children, and development of its Facebook page to 175,600 followers.”

Irish-owned Cassidy Travel is the country’s largest travel agent, with travelshops in Liffey Street, the Ilac Centre, Liffey Valley, Dundrum, Talbot Street, Blanchardstown, Tallaght, Donaghmede and Swords and an online at cassidytravel.ie. Looking for a holiday? Contact us today!